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Classifying Plants

Years 3 and 4 have been really enjoying their science topic learning all about the different groups of living organisms and how to sort them. After learning about the ways of grouping animals into many different vertebrate groups and invertebrates, this week we investigated how...
Posted On 24 Sep 2018
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Sports reporting!

It has been a busy week this week in sports news, from England’s semi-final world cup match, to Roger Federer getting knocked out of Wimbledon to our own school sports day! With this in mind, years 2/3 became sports reporters on Friday and researched, wrote and performed...
Posted On 13 Jul 2018
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King of the birds debate

Year 2 and 3 have been reading the traditional tale “The King of the Birds” this week. We have all enjoyed the story and how the clever, little wren became the king of all the birds. We decided to have our own debate about which bird should be king and so all the...
Posted On 06 Jul 2018
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Fantastic Flowers!

Year 2/3 have had an exciting time exploring different flowers today! Miss Roberts came in with a variety of colourful flowers and told us the names of each one and some really interesting facts about them too. We all had a good smell of the scented flowers and ate some peas from...
Posted On 02 Jul 2018
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Happy Father’s Day!

Happy Father’s Day to all fathers, grandfathers and father figures! All the children at Sutton made Father’s Day cards this week to give to someone special. Year 2/3 made top trumps themed cards and had great fun thinking of ‘dad stats’ for their cards.
Posted On 17 Jun 2018
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Year 2/3 trip to the Yorkshire Arboretum

Year 2/3 went on their school trip to the Yorkshire Arboretum yesterday, and had a fantastic time! Sadly, Miss Hodkin couldn’t join us, as she was poorly, but we took some pictures to document the trip she planned so brilliantly to share with her. We met Brian, Christine...
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Year 2/3 Summer Term 2 Homework

Y2-3 Summer Term 2 Homework Grid
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My, how you’ve grown…

At the beginning of the year, Class 2 measured their height, cut a piece of ribbon to the same length and tied it to a poem they wrote in their neatest handwriting. Today they have taken them home to see how much they have grown since the beginning of the year. ‘Children have a...
Posted On 06 Jun 2018
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Glorious glockenspiels

This term, years 2 and 3 have been learning how to play the glockenspiel. We have used our musical knowledge of pitch, rhythm and melody to help us play the tunes “Old McDonald” and “Happy Birthday”. We have even learnt about the letter names of the...
Posted On 24 May 2018
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Oh Happy Day!

This afternoon we enjoyed the ‘Service of Commissioning’ for Mrs Pye at All Hallows church. Rev. Steve led the service, with all in attendance, children, staff, governors and parents, playing a role in welcoming Mrs Pye. She was presented with a Bible from the...
Posted On 23 May 2018
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Growing plants

As part of our science topic, over the next few weeks year 2/3 are going to grow and nurture their own plants! Today we discussed what our plants needed to help them grow, why we need plants and how we were going to make sure ours would survive. After writing some instructions on...
Posted On 21 May 2018
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When in Rome…

Salve! On Wednesday Class 2 had great fun preparing and enjoying a Roman Banquet for their special Roman guest. All of the children helped to serve one another and tried some foods which they hadn’t before, as well as enjoying some favourites. Following their research on...
Posted On 17 May 2018